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 for humiliating
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Humiliate \Hu*mil"i*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Humiliated; p.
     pr. & vb. n. Humiliating.] [L. humiliatus, p. p. of
     humiliare. See Humble.]
     To reduce to a lower position in one's own eyes, or in the
     eyes of others; to cause a loss of pride or dignity; to
     humble; to mortify.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           We stand humiliated rather than encouraged. --M.
                                                    Arnold.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  humiliating \humiliating\ adj.
     causing humiliation. [Narrower terms: undignified (vs.
     dignified)]
  
     Syn: demeaning, humbling, mortifying.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  humiliating
      adj 1: causing awareness of your shortcomings; "golf is a
             humbling game" [syn: demeaning, humbling,
             humiliating, mortifying]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  43 Moby Thesaurus words for "humiliating":
     abusive, atrocious, awkward, backhand, backhanded, beneath one,
     calumnious, chastening, cheap, contumelious, crushing, debasing,
     degrading, demeaning, deplorable, disconcerting, disgraceful,
     disturbing, embarrassing, gutter, humbling, humiliative, infra dig,
     infra indignitatem, insolent, insulting, left-handed, mortifying,
     offensive, opprobrious, outrageous, pitiful, sad, scandalous,
     scurrile, scurrilous, shameful, shocking, sorry, too bad,
     unbecoming, unspeakable, unworthy of one
  
  

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